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Santorini, one of the most famous of the Greek Islands. Nestled in the Aegean Sea, Santorini was devastated by a volcanic eruption in the 16th century B.C.E. It is because of this eruption that Santorini has it’s incredible rugged landscape and villages that cling to cliffs above an underwater crater. “Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch Advertisements

Navagio beach, also known as Shipwreck beach is an exposed cove and is sometimes referred to as Smugglers Cove. A little bit of history about how this beach got its name… The shipwreck itself is the MV Panagiotis, a freightliner which ran aground in the waters around Zakynthos Island right on Navagio Beach after stormy weather and bad visibility on October 2, 1980. The beach’s alternate name, Smugglers Cove come from stories of contraband… Read More

People love them, hate them or others are just afraid of them! To tell you the truth, we were very skeptical, but in hindsight cruising is great – easy and convenient! It honestly takes a lot of the planning out of your holiday and leaves you with plenty of time to sit back, relax and enjoy! We (or rather Jenna) were planning a jam packed 5 week itinerary for Jenna’s parents who were… Read More

The one question we’ve been asked over, and over again (and over..) is – What is your favourite destination? Well, as you can imagine that is probably one of the hardest questions anyone could ask. Everywhere is so different, how is it possible to compare two completely different holidays and pick a favourite! So, to make things easier we put together a list of our top 10 16 European destinations (we couldn’t limit it… Read More

When most people think of Athens, the first thing that comes to mind is the Acropolis.  Whilst it may be the most popular tourist site, this city has much more to offer!!!  We had two full days and three nights in Athens to see and do as much as we possibly could. We arrived at the hotel around 8.30pm on the Friday night, and as soon as we checked in, we went out… Read More